Tidy Cottage Smallpipes

Scottish Smallpipes

Blackwood Olive RH to CAThere are three basic woods available and they sound only slightly different. Blackwood is the brightest/loudest, Cocobolo is more mellow, and Mopane is in between. The mounts could be made of almost anything and there are a lot of choices available for them.

Contact EJ to talk about ideas for a custom set.

Mounts

Mounts for smallpipes
From the top, clockwise: Axis deer antler, Osage
orange wood, Texas ebony, boxelder burl, cocobolo,
and olive wood. Blackwood also makes an excellent
black mount material.

 

Finished sets

Mopane pipes with blackwood mounts
Mopane pipes with blackwood mounts
Cocobolo pipes with blackwood mounts
Cocobolo pipes with blackwood mounts

Blackwood pipes with olive mounts
Blackwood pipes with olive mounts
Blackwood pipes with cocobolo mounts
Blackwood pipes with cocobolo mounts
Blackwood pipes with antler mounts
Blackwood pipes with antler mounts

 

Sound samples

3IrishJigsGrimes.mp3
Tunes on the A chanter

 

Price List

Deluxe Smallpipes in A, D or C: $1750
(four drones, one chanter, bellows, drone stopper pins)

Smallpipes without bellows: $1400

Smallpipes parts:

  • Bellows: $400
  • A, D or C chanter with reed, stock, cap, and sole: $400
  • Custom bag: $125
  • Chanter reed: $45
  • Drone reed: $25

A 10% deposit is required when the order is placed. Shipping cost will be added to total.